Welcome to the quickest way to learn the week’s most exciting local events. This weekly event round-up is sponsored by The Ithaca Convention and Visitors Bureau.

Summer Solstice Celebration

Our favorite season, but that’s just our opinion. Come celebrate the beginning of Lake swimming, outdoor cooking, and basking in the sunshine.
Date/time: June 20 10:00am-2:00pm
Location: Cayuga Nature Center
Site: http://ithacaevents.com/event/10340-summer-solstice-celebration.html

Celtic Festival

A full day of traditional Irish jams, dance, food and Scottish games. Come have a bit of the craic!
Date/time: June 13 8am-8pm
Location: Stewart Park
Site: http://www.ithacacelticfestival.com/#!about-us/csxp

Narrated Lake Cruise

Every body wants a boat, or a friend with a boat. Cruise the beauty of Cayuga Lake on the MV Haendel while experiencing an introduction to the history of Ithaca.
Date/time: Various dates and times available.
Location: Ithaca Farmer’s Market
Site: http://ithacaevents.com/event/10326-1-hour-narrated-lake-cruise.html

Roller Derby

Enjoy a beautiful summer evening on the shore of Cayuga Lake and cheer on the SufferJets in true Ithaca fashion. This is a rivalry match, it’s sure to get heated!
Date/time: June 13 7:00pm
Location: Cass Park Rink
Site: http://ithacaevents.com/event/10333-roller-derby-ithaca-sufferjets-vs-suburban-brawl-rematch.html

Digital Photography Basics Workshop

Have you always wanted to know the digital photography basics? This course will help get you started on the long road of photo mastery. Presented by Community Arts Partnership.
Date/time: June 18 5:30pm-7:30pm
Location: Center Ithaca
Site: http://ithacaevents.com/event/9676-workshop-digital-photography-basics-preparing-images-for-e-mails-the-web-and-presentations.html


An adult spin on the playful magic of childhood. Join the ICG for an adult-only garden party to usher in the summer with style.
Date/time: June 13 6-9pm
Ithaca Children’s Garden
Site: https://www.ithacaevents.com/event/9587-rejunevate.html

Haunted Ithaca Tour

All things creepy and grim! Hear the chilling stories of the 1879 bobsled accident, the cursed wood of the Columbia Inn, Old Greeny – Cayuga Lake’s monster, the 1960s UFO craze, and spirits that still linger in Ithaca.
Date/time: June 19 at 8:00pm
Location: DeWitt park

Dryden Dairy Day

Parade, vendors, rotary dairy dash, and more! Dryden Dairy Day is the community service project of the Dryden Grange. A fun, educational and entertaining event for everyone.
Date/time: June 13 9:30pm-3:00pm
Location: Dryden, NY
Site: https://www.ithacaevents.com/event/10219-31st-annual-dryden-dairy-day.html

Summerpalooza Heart Health & Wine

Celebrating cardiac health awareness, visit the winery for live music, wine tastings, delicious food and great camaraderie!
Date/time: June 13 10:00am -6:00pm
Location: Treleaven by King Ferry Winery
Site: https://www.ithacaevents.com/event/10173-summerpalooza-heart-health-wine.html

Healthy Food for All Berry Brunch

A delicious brunch for a good cause! Enjoy a menu full of healthy options including baked frittata and tofu with mushrooms and house-made berry spritzers. *Mouth waters*
Date/time: June 20 9:30am-12:30pm
Location: Ecovillage SONG (Second Neighborhood) Common House, Ithaca NY
Site: http://www.healthyfoodforall.org/berrybrunch.htm

Farm to Fork Beer Pairing

Four local breweries will be pairing a special menu of appetizers at the lovely new event space Casita Del Polaris located in the heart of downtown Ithaca. Ithaca falls is a short walk from the venue, the perfect date night.
Date/time: June 13 at 8:00pm
Location: Northstar Restaurant
Site: http://www.northstarpub.com/Northstar_House/Beer_Dinners.html

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